The Volunteer Center Board of Directors and staff thank the following individuals and businesses for their support of our 6th Annual Canine Carnival on June 25. This annual fundraiser helps to support our Youth Programs and a portion is donated to a dog-related organization.
We thank our sponsors Animal Sense Canine Training & Behavior and K9 Cookie Company. A thank you to the individuals who highlighted our day with entertainment: Jamie Damato, Agility Demonstration/Ask the Trainer; Victoria Benda, Animal Communicator; Dr. Augustin, Ask the Vet (American Veterinary Hospital); Chris Fascione, entertainer; Officer McClintock, Forest Park Police Department Canine Unit; Mare Potts, FlyDogs Show Trainer; Dr. McNamara, Seminar on Pet First Aid (River Forest Animal Hospital).
We thank the businesses that advertised in our ad book and the numerous vendors who provided a variety of pet service booths. We thank the planning committee (especially Bill McClung, K9 Cookie Company) and the volunteers who donated their time to help run this event.
Lastly, a special thank you to our loyal attendees and their canine companions, who made this year's event a great success. We look forward to seeing you again next year, on the fourth Saturday of June!